Arts Award Blog

How art can change the world

The Arts Award blog, often explores different aspects of the arts, from the levels of creativity involved to its’ measurable impact: we’ve written about it all. As the academic year comes to an end, w...

Arts Award Voice Hub to replace young people's booklets

‘Where’s the Silver Hub?’ has been a regular query since we launched Bronze and Gold Hubs on Arts Award Voice. Well, we are pleased to announce that Silver Hub is here! Completing our suite of free on...

Author: Diana Walton

Date: 17 May 2018

Cornwall Museums are Golden

We continue to explore Pathways into the Arts this month with Chloe Hughes, Engagement Lead at Cornwall Museums Partnership. Chloe shines a light on the great work conducted her organisation, particul...

Author: Guest Writer

Date: 14 May 2018

Lancaster Brownies take on Arts Award and discover some hidden talents

This month we’re looking at pathways into the arts, including insights from different organisations and how their work leads young people to discover themselves as artists, or even prepares them for a...

Author: Guest Writer

Date: 09 May 2018

The importance of metacognition – Making a case for young people learning to learn

The Education Endowment Foundation, the UK’s What Works Centre for Educational Achievement, has recently published their guidance report on metacognition and self-regulated learning. The report stress...

Author: Annabel Thomas

Date: 08 May 2018

NCS & Arts Award – Exploring our partnership with The Challenge

We’ve featured NCS and social action on the blog before and we’re revisiting it again with this guest post. In this post Amy Lewis from The Challenge highlights the ways in which the NCS crosses over ...

Author: Guest Writer

Date: 02 May 2018